Little Wonders: Earth Day Celebration
Ages 3-5 with an adult chaperone.
Wednesday, April 20, 10:00-11:30 a.m. or 1:00-2:30 p.m.
Kids and their adult chaperones will discover the wonders of nature
in this hands-on, interactive class. A snack will accompany story
time and a fun craft will be created.
A fee is charged with discounts available for members. Adult
chaperone required. Registration and prepayment required by the
Sunday before the program.
Homeschool: Earth Day Excursion
Ages 6-8; Thursday, April 21; 9:30 Ė 11:30 a.m.
Ages 9 -12; Thursday, April 21; 12:30 Ė 2:30 p.m.
Head out on the trails of the forest and prairie to experience
nature in springtime while you learn why our planet is so special
and what we can do to keep it health. A snack will be served and a
craft will be created. This is a drop-off program.
A fee is charged with discounts available for members. Registration
and payment required by April 14.
Campfire Program: Earth Day Celebration
Friday, April 22; 6:00-7:30 p.m.
Celebrate Earth Day by eating símores around a campfire! Play nature
games and learn what you can do to help keep planet Earth healthy! A
fee is charged with discounts available for members. Registration
and payment required by April 20.
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A Toast to Nature: Fungus in the Forest
Saturday, April 23; 1:00-3:00 p.m.
Ages 21 and up.
Join biologist Bethany Evans-Campbell to discover more about the
important roles of fungi in our ecosystems. Walk through the forest
to observe various fungi while learning about these unique organisms
that occur all around us. Enjoy learning about some peculiar types
of fungi in our area and where to look for them while enjoying a
beverage produced with the help of a fungus (beer, wine, or kombucha).
If you have a favorite beverage bring it along, and/or sample what we have on
A fee is charged with discounts available for members. Registration and payment
required by April 20.
For more information on how to register visit
http://www.sugargrovenaturecenter.org/register.html or call
309.874.2174. Sugar Grove Nature Center is located in beautiful, historic Funks
Grove, just south of Bloomington-Normal. For a map and directions to the Nature
Center, membership and program information visit us on-line at
[Rachel Kramp, Environmental Support